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Adam Kay: This is Going To Hurt

(Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor) 

Rescheduled: Weds 1 Sept 2021

Please note: Due to the ongoing Covid:19 restrictions, we regret to announce that this show has now been rescheduled (from 19 June 2021) and will take place at the Hexagon on WEDS 1 SEPTEMBER 2021.
All existing tickets and seats will transfer over to the new date.
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Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music.

Absolute sell-out Edinburgh Fringe 2016, 2017 & 2018, Soho Theatre 2017, UK tour and West End 2018 and 2019.

The accompanying book, ‘This is Going to Hurt’ is a Sunday Times bestseller, and is being turned into a major BBC series. Signed copies will be available for purchase on the night. 

‘Intersperses horror stories from the NHS frontline with a catalogue of sublimely silly spoof songs, and some blissfully brilliant wordplay’ ★★★★★ Mail on Sunday

‘Hilarious and heartbreaking’ Charlie Brooker